Examples of tradesman in a Sentence
electricians, plumbers, and other tradesmen
He joined the tradesmen's union.
Recent Examples of tradesman from the Web
Given Franklin’s notorious frugality, the commission was an extraordinary indulgence—most tradesmen didn’t have portraits made of themselves, let alone their children.
Williams brings the reader into the amusing daily lives of English tradesmen, workers, merchants, clergymen, as well as their wives and daughters.
Maibach in his statement said more than 1,200 tradesmen and women work at the arena construction site.
According to the HBA, more than 2 million tradesmen are needed to fill the job openings this year alone, and that number is expected to grow.
The building tradesmen and women who restored the Capitol to its original grandeur will be honored with the dedication of a memorial plaque at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, followed by a workers’ ice cream social and celebration.
Two years later, local tradesman constructed a bocce courts building on the property.
Construction slowdown may be a case of too much good news: a shortage of skilled tradesmen has limited builders’ ability to finish projects.
The son of a glovemaker, Shakespeare attended a free school in Stratford upon Avon that was open to boys whose fathers had established themselves as tradesmen in the town.
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First Known Use of tradesman
Synonymsdealer, merchandiser, trader, merchant, trafficker
Related Wordsbusinessman, enterpriser, entrepreneur; buyer, marketer, purchaser; hawker, huckster, hustler, peddler (also pedlar); retailer, seller, shopkeeper, storekeeper, vendor (also vender); engrosser, monopolist; jobber, middleman, wholesaler; distributor, provider, provisioner, purveyor, supplier
TRADESMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tradesman for English Language Learners
: a person who works in a job that requires special skill or training
: someone who sells or delivers goods
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